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Nextdoor is the world's largest social network for the neighborhood, enabling truly local conversations that empower neighbors to build stronger and safer communities.
Building connections in the real world is a universal human need. That truth, and the reality that neighborhoods are one of the most important and useful communities in our lives have been guiding principles for Nextdoor. Today, neighbors rely on Nextdoor in more than 250,000 neighborhoods around the world in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, Australia and Canada, with many more to come.
Meet your Future Neighbors
Nextdoor Ads Engineering team is responsible for the majority of monetization for the company. We are in the middle of a significant upgrade of the platform as we build a self service interface for smaller advertisers, bringing in layers of intelligence via qualified first party Audiences and Machine Learning to support the fact paced growth in advertising revenue. The Ads platform is an open ecosystem designed to integrate with a host of Adtech entities including external Ad Servers, Data Platforms, Exchanges/Dsps, Product Feed advertisers, Audience Extension vendors etc.
The Impact You’ll Make
You will focus on building out our next generation Ads platform to manage thousands of advertisers globally.
You will be responsible for the following areas of development:
Development of Backend Services and Databases Self Service ads products
DMP (Data Management Platform) integrations
Google Ads Manager, and other third-party data integrations
Ad performance monitoring, reporting and optimizations (Ex: CTR, fill rate, viewability)
Contributing to integration of ML workflows for ad optimization
What You’ll Bring to The House
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or equivalent work experience.
5+ years of Ads Engineering experience.
Experience with the following
Java programming language
Working on backend code
Kafka, Kinesis or related messaging infra experience
SQL and NoSQL databases like DynamoDB, Postgres
Design and Architecture experience on large scale platforms
Proven success delivering highly reliable and scalable software systems.
Strong communication and presentation skills.
Exceptionally resourceful in a lean, flat organization.
Deep belief in the mission of Nextdoor.
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